Michigan Coalition for Responsible Gun Owners

Celebrating 25 years of
“Promoting safe use and ownership of firearms through education, litigation, and legislation”
1996 – 2021

Places to Avoid While Armed

Certain businesses in Michigan have either posted no-guns ‘signs’ or have indicated in their ‘business policy’ that persons lawfully licensed to carry concealed firearms for self defense are not welcome on their property or within their place of business.

This policy of denying Michigan’s most upstanding and law abiding men and women the right to resist criminal attack while shopping or doing business does not create a safe environment, as only law-abiding citizens will obey their signs. “No-Guns” signs simply mean that criminals have a lot less to worry about and may even be emboldened to commit armed criminal acts in these so-called “gun free environments”.

Although most businesses in Michigan have chosen not to post discriminatory signs against concealed pistol license holders, some have. Even though these businesses have the right to post no firearms allowed signs, it does NOT mean that they are “gun free environments” as criminals intent on robbery, or worse, will continue to be armed.View List

MCRGO Silver Anniversary

This fall, MCRGO celebrates its Silver Anniversary. During the past 25 years, the organization has grown to become the largest state-based firearms organization in the United States. Over the coming year, we’ll document its origins, accomplishments, and goals. This is how it came to be…Read More

Michigan & National News

Ingham County Sheriff gathers signatures to change controversial firearm policy
2021/09/17 – WLNS
Ingham County Sheriff Scott Wriggelsworth has been gathering elected officials to talk about Ingham County Prosecutor Carol Siemon’s controversial felony firearm charging policy.

Women Are Nearly Half of New Gun Buyers, Study Finds
2021/09/16 – Wall Street Journal
Close to half of all new U.S. gun buyers since the beginning of 2019 have been women, a shift for a market long dominated by men, according to a new study.

PEW Research: Support for Stricter Gun Control Down over Past 2 Years
2021/09/15 – Breitbart
A PEW Research report highlighting joint Gallup findings notes support for stricter gun control is down seven percent from where it was two years ago.

White House to withdraw controversial ATF nominee David Chipman
2021/09/09 – Fox News
Chipman, who had a history of caustic comments about gun owners and worked for gun control groups for years after his career as an ATF agent, was staunchly opposed by Republicans. But he struggled to gain the support of several Democrats, who never explicitly opposed Chipman’s nomination but also never publicly supported him either.

Canada opposition chief, leading in election race, under fire over gun control
2021/09/04 – Reuters
Conservative leader Erin O’Toole has been pressed repeatedly this week over his campaign promise to overturn a 2020 ban on weapons such as the AR-15…